Five Minutes' Peace with Liz Fost

The Large Family have delighted children and parents alike for more than 35 years.

All Mrs Large wants is 5 minutes peace and quiet, but with her family, it’s almost impossible!

(You may be interested to know this event also take place on Sat 11th at 12.45pm. Click Here)

A re-telling of this children’s classic celebrating 30 years of Jill Murphy's Large family, by professional storyteller Liz Fost.

Expect music, games and a very special visitor!

Age: Under 5's


  • Babies under 1 go FREE (must have a ticket). Under 12’s to be accompanied by an adult. Concession rates apply to under 16’s only.
  • Please note that a handling charge of 50p per ticket applies to bookings made in person or over the phone. No handling charges apply to online bookings.
  • Carers qualify for free ‘essential companion’ tickets. Wheelchair spaces are limited, please call the Box Office on 01434 652477 to book (booking fees will not apply).
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Booking for this event has now closed.